We propose an N × N acousto-optic switch architecture capable of arbitrary signal fan-out with O(N logN) hardware complexity. We also investigate the impact of signal fan-out on loss and cross talk.
© 1992 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: August 29, 1990
Published: April 10, 1992
Dan Owen Harris and A. VanderLugt, "Multichannel acousto-optic crossbar switch with arbitrary signal fan-out," Appl. Opt. 31, 1684-1686 (1992)